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idol, you're a rupert murdoch customer. the murdochs both father and son have their work cut out for them. >> they have two different things in their testimony tomorrow. they got acknowledge responsibility. they have to say that what is completely obvious is that this wasn't abe ration, it was apparently thousands of people who were hacked and the idea they didn't know is propest rous. at the some time, they can't con fes to crimes. >> another twist a former news of the world reporter a man who blew the whistle has been found dead in his home. one of the first to go on the record saying that his colleagues were encouraged to hack. the death is being treated as unexplained but not suspicious. the hacker group hit the sun, a
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murdoch paper, it posted fake articles and now some hackers saying they're sitting on news of the world e-mails. two weeks until america runs out of money to pay its bill. just under half of the americans have confidence that president obama will hado the right thing. they're lingering between 25 and 35%. you can see president obama at less than half. 45% is higher than all of them. the clock is ticking the debt clock. both democrats and republicans are deeply divided. >> i think americans should not be concerned. we believe that the debt ceiling will be raised. the united states will not default. we obviously, are in a relatively short period of time here. so the fact that weary main
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confident that will happen, is i think important, but it does not mean that we can let up. we need to press forward with our work to make it does happen. >> today the house votes on a separate bill to balance the budget. the gop sees it as a long-term solution to the debt crisis. it is however not expected to get out of the senate. a new jersey rabbi and his wife are accused of kidnapping a person. federal authorities say that the rabbi and his wife kidnapped the man, tied him up and showed him a body bag to force him into consenting. teachers and principals caught up in the atlanta cheating scandal have until tomorrow to's an ultimatum. quit or get fired.
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176 have a decision to make for their alleged role in a scheme to fudge grades on standardized tests. >> we were advised by our principal on what to do and how to provide students with the answers and how to cheat. we were told to stand over the students' shoulders and to point and give them the answers. >> that scandal is caught the eye of federal officials. arne duncan said that the inspector general is looking into it. so far now federal investigation has been launched. the space shuttle atlanta is undocks this morning. the two vehicles were locked, they were linked for about a week. now it's for atlantis astronauts
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to head home. before undocking the crew woke up to not panic. a wake-up call from cold play. they'll be live tomorrow morning right around 5:00 a.m. set your dvrs. tell your friends. they'll be here talking to me. the price of gold catapulting to over $1600 an ounce. driven by worries over mounting debt in the u.s. and europe. gold is considered a safe investment when investors are afraid to put their money elsewhere. the nikkei closed down today. the hang seco in, g closed high. u.s. markets yesterday, dropped. analysts said it's not about the
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fight over the debt ceiling here. it's about europe. fears of a default by a major european country could trigger an internationgs national credi. the stress test on european banks, they didn't take into account whether those banks would survive a default by a major european nation. >> let's tackle those issues separately. invest the tors here are being increasingly frustrated about sovereign debt for the euros. where you were, your lawmakers are trying to get approval to spend more money. where i am, they're trying to get approval to spend less money. things are going to be coming to a head on thursday. because eu leaders will be meeting to try to hammer out a separate bailout for greece. these bailouts are extremely unpopular and among economists
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because it's not just greece that needs money, we already have portugal, an island, going cap in hand to the imf. and the health of other sovereigns of must larger eurozone nations. you mentioned the stress tests. they involve about 90 banks. there are some concerns that they're promise not robust enough, a look at what they did and check for. they did test for bank's resilieresi resilien resilience. they took a look into the banks how they wound respond. one nation. plainly speaking it's not just greece, other nations had to be bailed out. profound concerns about italy and spain to keep be going to the bond market and refinance themselves freely.
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>> you were spending some time in italy following this very closely. it remains to be seen how concerned american investors are going to be remain about this. nina, stick around this. south carolina couple have made an inspiring discover, in all places on a receipt from walmart. they claim it has an image of jesus christ. i have to say, looking at that receipt, i think they may be on to something. >> look, all i can say, perhaps it's not just politicians that are praying for an economic miracle. i heard plenty of those kind of stories when i was reporting in italy. >> no kidding. let's go to rob marciano live in atlanta, tropical storm bret moving away from land, the affect it will have on us. >> it has weakened overnight.
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at one point, it was close to becoming a hurricane, now it's moving into a slightly more hostile environment. hasn't moved a ton. 4 miles south of cape hatteras. it will likely remain a tropical storm. moving at 6 miles per hour. bye-bye to bret, we'll take some of that rainfall across the southeast. some travel delays today. san francisco, low clouds and winds. chicago, thunderstorms. parts of pennsylvania have seen winds gusting. the heat indices are going to be up over 100 degrees today. it's going to be a steamy one, as far north as the canadian border again. a tornado warning out for fargo. one blip on the radar map.
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radar-indicated tornado there. everywhere else, another steamy, steamy day. >> we have a haboob. >> have you seen this video of the haboob. >> there was a haboob. >> it's a technical term. you're accurate in saying exactly what it is. it's a dust storm that gets kicked up this time of year. this was in phoenix, a dust wall as high as 3,000 feet. driving visibilities, it brings traffic toa stand still. they get them quite often. not usually this intensity. haboob, a meet logical term. >> you heard it before, this term in. >> i have. you know, you can use it throughout the morning as much as you like. >> excellent, rob.
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formidable. he's the luckiest man in politics. he's never lost a race. he's a really formidable campaigner and i think people on the east coast, in particular, underestimate him at their peril. >> underestimate at our zblerl he's relentless. news of the world phone hacking scandal has rocked britain and so, too late-night comedy. >> former news corporation rebekah brooks was arrested over the weekend for illegal wiretapping and bribing police officers for information. you know, i don't think she's getting. she said, how much is it going to take to make this away? >> news of the world, the newspaper in london has been accused now of allegedly hacking in to phones, cell phones of other people. even the royal family. so, tonight, we have a little segment called scandalous phone call of the night.
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>> hello. >> big deal. who cares if the head of scotland yard resigns. why is scotland yard policing england anyway? call me when the head of england yard resigns nap's news. >> time for your political ticker with tim farley. listen, i want to show you a poll. as the clock ticks -- as we get closer to that deadline for the debt ceiling, a new cbs poll shows that 46% say that the debt ceiling should be raised. compared to 24% in june. 49% shouldn't compared to 69% in
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june. the president has asked for a deal to get done by friday. what is your sense of it? >> sense right now is that -- something. it closer to the mitch mcconnell solution. which would involve a less con view lated series of events. the president vie toting the house and senate. i think that's the direction we're heading. some things in there about cuts. we'll have to wait and see. i hi we'll know by friday where we are going on this, finally. >> a couple of distractions. one is news corporation. people are paying attention to thatpy understand both martin sheen and michael vick are going to be on capitol hill and it has nothing to do with the debt. >> no. president jed bartlett is going to be appearing, appealing for
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drug courts, he's made no secrets that the problems he has had a young man. michael vick is here to appear with the humane society, they're going to be talking about criminalizing bringing children to dog fights. one finds hard to believe that there isn't a law yet meaning that you can't do that. he's still trying to make friends for people after spending time in prison. >> all right, tim v a good day. good show. tim farley is the host of morning briefly on sirius xm radio for a woman who likes to tell a few jokes of her own, betty white is turning down an invitation to a military ball. ryan lewis called the 9-year-old actress as an all-around woman.
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22 minutes after the hour. here are three things that you need to put on your radar today. 9:30 a.m. eastern, rupert murdoch, james and rebekah brooks will answer questions. at 10:30 philadelphia eagles quarterback michael vick is expected to announce his support for a bill that penalized criminals that bring children to dog fights. and let's go around the world with zane verjee live. will his testimony get to the truth of whether rupert murdoch and his henchman knew about the hacking? are we going to find out whether it was news corporation claims
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rogue reporters? >> that's the bottom line. ali, that's what they want to get the heart of. who knew what when. how, whether they were misleading at all about the extent of the phone hacking that was going op. they'll be questioned about police payments by news of the world journalists. this session is going to last about an hour. all three members of the political party are going to do a rapid-fire question session. the goal is to get rupert murdoch, james more dox and rebekah brooks on the record to make comments that they'll stand by. not all of the drama they're going to see today. because this is bigger than rupert murdoch, this has spilled over to the police. as well as questions about british politicians, too. there are going to be top officials, too formerly that resigned recently from scotland yard that are going to be
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grilled about the phone hacking crisis. >> zain, for our u.s. audience, explain to us, are they compelled to testify over the charge to tell the truth or can they lie to parliament. >> if they feel what they say will be incriminating they don't have to reply. yes, in the u.s. sense, it's like taking the fifth. but the thing is, when they appear before this committee they are not under oath. they are doing it on their honor. if they do lie, it's not clear whether there would be a punishment. they would be held in serious contempt of parliament. >> zain, thank you. we'll start with all of the coverage this morning on cnn about the testimony. hitting the box. that's kind of 2010. college kids can now rent digital textbooks thanks to their kindle.
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good morning. it's tuesday, july 19th. i'm ali velshi. it's 29 minutes after the hour. four israeli navy ships have surrounded a ship that's trying to break israeli's blockade of the gaza strip. it warned activists onboard that they're close to the offlimits zone. they crashed with activists in a flotilla that was also trying to block through the blockade. it's 5:30 on the east coast. 10:30 in london. four hours from when rumpert murdoch, his son and protege will grilled about the phone hacking scandal. bloom. berg reports that news corporation is thinking about replacing murdoch about ceo.
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here's what new york times reporter brian settler had to say. >> clearly, it's going to be a tough day for rupert murdoch and his son james testifying. rupert murdoch is a pretty elderly man, whether he leaves this year, next year or five years, there have already been succession starts for him. >> that report, from bloomberg said that murdoch would stay on the chairman of news corporation. two weeks to go until america runs out of money to pay its bill. president obama insists that progress is being made. some lawmakers are pushing forward with they call the cap, cut and balance plan. in africa, an exodus is under way. refugees are leaving somalia for
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kenya. more than doubled than it was last year. they're looking for food, water, shelter and some hope >> translator: we could have died if we stayed. the drought destroyed everything i have. i have come here to live. >> many of the refugees especially children are so malnourished they wind up hospitalize or dead. in detroit, they're looking at how immigrants can help get the city back on its point. southwest detroit, a success story, the global detroit story, immigrants have created a third of the high-tech startups. of course, it's not without its controversy. >> immigrants have the initiative and the motivation, they want to be here and live here. >> before we become a city that has an agenda that's aimed at attracting people from other people of the world, we need to
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take care of the business of the people we already have. texas man assists he has $300,000 home for $616. he paid $16 and using a texas law called adverse possession took possession of the house. how does he own it. it's not sure he does. unless the original owner pays off the mortgage, he can ask the court for title. we'll stay on top of that for you. let's go to carter evans live from nasdaq. >> futures are looking pretty good. futures are looking a little bit better. nasdaq futures up 20 points. here's what we're looking ahead to morning -- we're going to new numbers on housing permits.
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economists are expected to see buildi ining permits increase i june. it's summertime. we expect to see more building permits. we haven't seen a lot of building action lately, the reason is, there are a ton of foreclosures on the market. no one building new homes. let's talk about gold prices. causing people to worry about having their money in volatile investments which continue to push gold prices higher. >> people turn to the perceived safety of gold. gold closed a new record yesterday at over $1,01$1,600. lot of things encouraging this right now. investors hate uncertainty. you could pick what you want to be uncertain about these days. there's a plethora of choices out there. gold has been on a roll since
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july 129. there's a possibility that there could be more stimulus efforts. if that happens, that's perceived that could weaken the dollar and make gold stronger. for that reason, many analysts, everyone at $1600, gold right now is still a pretty good buy. >> all right, carter, we'll check in with you later. now back to our businessman special coffee today. according to published reports, if you drink hot coffee and/or hot tea, you're half as likely to have the mrsa bug in your nose. mrsa in e present in our noses all the time. we're talking about hot coffee and tea. not the iced kind. i don't know enough about
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time now for our political ticker. let's bring in our senior political editor mark preston on the phone from washington. good morning to you, mark, the debt ceiling a new cbs poll shows that americans continue to be split on what to do about the debt ceiling. >> yeah, ali, what's amazing about this is that, right now, we showed that the country is split 46% now -- support the idea of increasing the debt ceiling. 49% don't want to see it increased. what we have seen, ali the number has increased by 22% by people in favor of doing so. this is split now. among the american people. as we get toward the deadline, we could default on our loans. >> that's concerning people more.
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causing people to think about accepting tax cuts. they're allowed tax increases along with spending cuts as opposed to just spending increases -- just spending cuts, i mean. >> what's interesting about that, too, even though the democrats are demanding that there would have be to tax increases along with spending cuts and republicans only want to see the spending cuts. 66% of americans say they want to see both put into action. democrats and republicans across the board. we talked about this default crisis. it looks like there will probably be a deal. as we earlier on your program, we probably won't know if there's a deal until the end of the week. >> mark preston, good to talk to you 41 minutes after the hour. here are three things.
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9:30 a.m., rupert murdoch and his son james and former news of the world editor rebekah brooks will answer questions in front of parliament. 10:30 eastern, martin sheen will testify on drugs and veteran treatments. later today, house lawmakers will consider the cap, cut and balance act. it faces an uphill battle and is unlukely to pass in the senate. roy halladay, phillies pitcher, was so overheated, he had to leave the game. you could see it on his face. he was treated for heat exhaustion. u.s. women's soccer team is letting the dust settle since sunday's loss to japan. hope solo thinks their loss was fate. >> i'm trying to just say, japan -- it was their destiny. there was something special about that japanese team.
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they played with so much heart and passion. they were playing for reasons bigger than the game itself. >> they were playing for reasons bigger than the game itself. she was referring to the country going through the earthquake and tsunami. nfl star michael vick was convicted on dog fighting charges four years. let's go to sports reporter for sports illustrated. joining us live from new york. good morning palo. let's talk about football. both sides in the nfl lockout might be close to a deal, true? >> yeah, any skepticism is forgiven, ali, because at this point, reading the nfl lockout has been a lot like reading tea leaves. we don't have an official answer yet. after four months, we have reason to be optimistic.
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lawyers for both sides met yesterday for almost nine hours in a manhattan law firm, tryingitrying i to get a final deal down. media reports are saying we're closer than we have been before. a couple of details about how the players' lawsuits will be settled. fingers crossed that we'll have a deal in the next couple of days. >> and you think that's going to happen -- the deal which means the lockout ends? >> exactly. finally, right? it's hard to believe. in the next couple of the days, the players are preparing to vote for a new labor deal on wednesday. they have been summoned to atlanta to vote on a deal and only kated on the finer points of it. players can begin ratifying this thing and be back at facilities by friday.
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fans can put down their legal textbooks and think about football, if you remember what that's like. >> all right. exactly, pablo, thanks so much for that. this date in history, july 19th, 1993. president clinton announced the don't ask, don't tell policy in america. it's 44 minutes after the hour. . to tuesday and wednesday only. hotels.combe smart. book smart.
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47 minutes after the hour. good morning. it's tuesday, july 19th. this is your a.m. walk-up call. now, let's go around the world with richard quest. he's live outside of the parliament. where rupert murdoch, james and his protege rebekah brooks are expected to testify. what are we likely to see? >> yeah, it's not only the murdochs that will be testifying the former commissioner of the police, head of scotland, resigned. one of his deputy will be testifying to another committee. it's very difficult to overstate the importance of what will take place today. not just for a known hacking scandal that's exploded out of control, but also because of the relationships that we'ill be exposed between government, media, big media business and
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the very larger than life characters that are involved. rupert murdoch and his son, james, will have to sit before a commons select committee, a group of mps. who will basically grill them. what did you know? when did you know it? what should have known? all questions that will be well familiar to any student of watergate. those deep, probing questions, designed to find out, ali, not only what they knew about the phone hacking scandal, but also, why did repeated investigations by their company fail to actually see how big this was. and the cancer that has grown within news international. >> ultimately the issue is how far up the company it reached, whether it did get to rupert murdoch or his son or his rebekah brooks. there's conflicting reports right now about news corporation
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possibly replacing rupert murdoch as the ceo of the company. we're not sure that's exactly happening. but if so, what's the implication? >> oh, if murdoch were to step down, or bereplaced, i don't put too much credence on that report that you're talking about, if that were to be true that would be seismic. you know, this has been bubbly up. we started with the low lives the journalists and the reporters that were sent to prison. then we have gone to rebekah brooks and gone up the ladder a little bit more. got rid of the commissioner of police and his number two. now, of course, james murdoch's position is in question as head of the bskyb. and we shouldn't get excited
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about the truth of this. if murdoch has decided, age 80-plus, time for him to step down, that would be seismic. at the moment, our attention today, should be focused on why murdoch and his henchmen did such a terrible job of investigating the allegations and who knew what? >> yeah, richard, we'll watch it carefully throughout the course of the morning here in the united states. richard quest outside of the british parliament where testimony is set to begin very short sli. two weeks to go until america runs out of the bill. president obama isn't exactly mr. popular with his handling of the debt ceiling debate. 48% feel that they'he'll do thet thing. the clock is ticking.
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that's the debt clock. it seems like democrats and republicans are still deeply divided. today, the house votes on something called the cap cut and balance plan. it's not expected to survive a vote in the senate. japan is banning beef shipments. they're still trying to stabilize the fukushima nuclear plant. teachers and principals caught up in the atlanta cheating scandal have until tomorrow to answer an ultimatum, quit or get fired. to fudge answers on standardsize tests. >> we were advised by our principal on what to do and how to provide students with the answers. and how to cheat.
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we were told to stand over the students' shoulders and to point and give them the answers. >> and that scandal has caught the eyes of federal officials. secretary duncan said that the inspector general is looking into it. so far no federal investigation has been launched the atlantis has undocked from the space station for the last time. the two vehicles were linked for about a week. now it's time for the astronaut s to head home. ♪ before undocking the crew woke up to "don't panic." why a wake-up call from coldplay when you can get one from me? they'll be on live tomorrow morning. i'm going to be talking to the astronauts live tomorrow at 5:00 a.m. eastern time. let's go to rob in atlanta.
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tropical storm bret still churning away in the atlantic. what's the impact? >> not a whole lot. if i may say, ali, it's a little jarring to wake up to cold play. you get us going in the morning. and that's what we need at 5:00. bret is churning out to sea. it's not looking too healthy. as it stands now, it's already in the middle of the ocean. it's north of the bahamas. it's not going to bother anybody. it's moving about 6 miles an hour. unlikely to become a hurricane. some low clouds and wind for strak if you're traveling there. low clouds in the new york metros. d.c. and philadelphia will see some delays as well. and the heat is on. these are the current heat
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indices, what it feels like right now in minneapolis and ohio. it feels like 92. that's steamy. the heat and humidity continues across much of the country especially the north and in our opinion part. those thunderstorms are going to pop in the afternoon. the heat wave is expected to continue for the next couple of days. ali, you got to check this out. we all wanted to be rock stars when we were teenagers. maybe if you were a geek and built a robot, this maybe what it would sound like. yeah, that three-string anthem. the beautiful people. you all love it. marilyn manson, come on. if you listen to the whole thing and i just tweeted it out, it's pretty good. not quite as emotional, but nonetheless, pretty good. >> all right, rob, i'll check you out on american morning. before we go, the word of the
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58 minutes after the hour. back to our word of the day. pinging, a method of tracking someone's cell phone using technology that only police and security officials could access. technology reportedly used by the news of to world. accused of hacking into cell phones of celebrities and 9/11 victims how the world's money is doing this morning. let's go to carter evans live from the nasdaq marketsite.
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>> the focus today will be on companies reporting quarterly earnings. lot going on with that. lot of big companies reporting this morning. troubling news from a couple of companies. >> cisco announcing that it's laying off a significant portion of its work force. that will happen soon. it's laying off 9% of its work force, another 7% of its staff will be leaving. 2100 volunteered for early retirement. and borders is facing liquidation. unless a white knight steps forward to buy the company. the borders has the right to sell all of its assets. after a bid to buy the company fell through last week. liquidation is scheduled to start on friday. interesting there. 11,000 people could lose their

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